Published: Sep 25th, 1996
GAINESVILLE —You probably never wondered much about those tiny insects that violently end their lives on the front windshield of the family car.
Published: Sep 20th, 1996
GAINESVILLE — The calendar may say Sept. 22 marks the first day of fall, but Florida residents transplanted here from the north may need more convincing.
Published: Sep 19th, 1996
GAINESVILLE — Using special sound systems in classrooms helps kids hear better and leads to increased test scores and fewer behavioral problems, says a University of Florida professor.
Published: Sep 17th, 1996
GAINESVILLE — No matter what your mother said, there may be times when swearing is appropriate, a University of Florida researcher said.
Published: Aug 19th, 1996
GAINESVILLE — By using natural genetic “tags,” an international team of scientists has demonstrated that sea turtles migrate further than any other marine animal except seabirds.
Published: Aug 12th, 1996
GAINESVILLE — Like eager job seekers who present the right attitude, technique and dress for success, the homeless can go to great lengths to get what they need, says a University of Florida researcher.
Published: Jul 29th, 1996
GAINESVILLE — Independence Day is one of the best things to happen to the American presidency in a long time, although the coming onslaught of sleazy political spots may negate the film’s impact.
Published: Jul 18th, 1996
GAINESVILLE—University of Florida researchers have identified the gene that causes a rare, fatal childhood disease, according to a report published in Today’s issue (7/18) of the journal Nature.
Published: Jul 2nd, 1996
GAINESVILLE — As the world prepares to celebrate the Centennial Olympic Games in Atlanta, a French idealist is again being heralded as the idea man behind the first events in 1896 and the originator of the modern Olympics.
Published: May 23rd, 1996
GAINESVILLE—Early record-breaking high temperatures in many parts of the nation could mean danger for elders and young children if precautions are not taken.